Forex Trading Information

Forex — the foreign exchange (currency or FOREX, or FX) market is the biggest and the most liquid financial market in the world. It boasts a daily volume of more than $5.1 trillion (as of April 2016). Trading in this market involves buying and selling world currencies, taking profit from the exchange rates difference. FX trading can yield high profits but is also a very risky endeavor. Everyone can participate in foreign exchange trading via the Forex brokers.

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  • Anafer from Riga writes about NewForex:

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  • David smith from United States writes about Trade12:

    I was surprised to see so much of negative comments. It's over 2 years since i am trading with them & so far everything went smooth. There were some server issues which propped up during this period which affected my trades but all were compensated b...

  • Scharz from Switzerland writes about Bolmax Management:

    From the very first experience, I liked attitude of the company to me, their support was so much helpful so their assistance was really very impressive. But after I made profit almost as much as I deposited, execution became slowlier and opening pric...

  • George Finch from Estonia, Tallinn writes about Admiral Markets:

    I'm a complete newbie when it comes to trading, so take everything with a grain of salt. Admiral Markets wasn't my first option, but I decided to try them out after reading some of the reviews (hence why I'm writing here as well). The experience was ...

Forex Blog

EUR/USD Drops After ECB Makes No Changes to Monetary Policy

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:05

EUR/USD dropped today after the European Central Bank made no changes to its ultra-loose monetary policy, in line with market expectations. ECB President Mario Draghi was optimistic about eurozone economic growth, but voiced concerns about inflation. Answering to questions during the press-conference, he...

EUR/USD Reaches Highest Since September Following French Elections

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:32

EUR/USD gained today, touching the highest level since November. The reason for the rally was the French Presidential election over the weekend. The voting resulted in markets-favored pro-euro centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron going to the second round with the biggest number of votes. Today's economic data from the United States was fairly...

Worst Forex Indicator/Tool Ever

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 8:33

Each trader has his or her own best trading tool — be it a simple moving average or a complex system that combines volume, market sentiment indicators, and Elliott Wave count done on Fibonacci numbers. It seems that Forex traders favor the simpler methods. The more straightforward the indicator...

Forex News

US Dollar Remains Little Changed Against Main Peers on Mixed Economic Data

US Dollar Remains Little Changed Against Main Peers on Mixed Economic Data

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:26

The US dollar strengthened against the euro and fell against the British pound, the Canadian dollar, and the Japanese yen on Thursday. The greenback struggled for direction following a number of economic releases in the United States that revealed mixed data today, which raised uncertainty about the stability of the economic recovery.

EUR/USD Dips Drastically as ECB Maintains Interest Rates and QE Program

EUR/USD Dips Drastically as ECB Maintains Interest Rates and QE Program

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:17

The EUR/USD currency pair today declined significantly during Mario Draghi's speech as the European Central Bank maintained interest rates at the same level. The currency pair dipped as the US dollar strengthened against the single currency due to higher US bond yields.

New Zealand Dollar weakens Against US Counterpart Following Trump Tweet on Dairy Industry

New Zealand Dollar weakens Against US Counterpart Following Trump Tweet on Dairy Industry

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:22

The New Zealand dollar dropped on Wednesday against its US peer to continue a steep decline that began on April 24. Today’s declined followed remarks made by US President Donald Trump on Twitter regarding the US dairy industry yesterday.

Commodity Blog

Weak Demand, Higher Supplies Send Orange Juice Futures Lower

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:52

Orange juice futures lowered on Thursday as investors continue to see weak demand for the beverage and higher supplies coming out of Brazil. Orange juice prices are...

Copper Posts More Gains amid Weaker US Dollar, French Election Fallout

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:55

Copper futures are continuing their momentum thanks to a weaker US dollar and international markets celebrating the French election result....

US Crude Sinks Below $50 on OPEC Doubts

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:45

US crude is trading under $50 on growing concerns of rising supplies. Investors are skeptical that Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Forex Video Zone

USD/CAD Takes Roller Coaster Ride

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:09

Movement of the USD/CAD pair resembles a roller coaster ride. After a gradual increase of the pair to 1.2640, the price took a nosedive by more than a hundred pips. A sharp surge of the Canadian currency was triggered by the news that US president Donald Trump is not going to abandon the North American Free Trade Agreement, but plan only to reconsider its terms. In addition, the US Department of Energy released an upbeat...

USD/JPY and AUD/USD Forecast — April 27th 2017

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:05

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs EUR/USD and GBP/USD for the April 27th session. USD/JPY — As you can see, we tried to rally but the 112.00 level is starting to offer a bit too much of resistance. I think we are a little overbought. So, here is the thing. If we can break above these highs and stay above, then I am willing to buy. Otherwise if we...

EUR/USD and GBP/USD Forecast — April 27th 2017

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:20

In this video, the Trader Guy looks at the currency pairs EUR/USD and GBP/USD for the April 27th session. EUR/USD — As you can see that we fell a bit during the day, as we continue to consolidate right around the 1.09 handle. I think in the longer term we go higher. I do recognize that this gap down below could get filled. Short-term traders may push us a little lower. I am waiting...